July 14, 2011 News Conference hosted by Rep. Renee Ellmers and Rep. Randy Hultgren At the Rayburn House Office Building On the need for Congressional Hearings and Investigation of Planned Parenthood based on AUL’s report “The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood.” Thank you Congresswoman Ellmers and Congressman Hultgren for hosting this event today and for […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-14-11) – Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) and Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) have invited Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest, along with other Members of Congress, for a Thursday news event discussing the implications of AUL’s “The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood.” In a letter to Members, Rep. Ellmers wrote, […]
Life News reports on the conference: Tomorrow, AUL officials will hold a press conference with Rep. Renee Ellmers, a North Carolina Republican, and Rep. Randy Hultgren, an Illinois Republican, who have invited other members of Congress to join them in calling for a congressional probe of the abortion giant. The Other McCain blog also discusses […]
Today, a federal judge in New York enjoined the enforcement of a discriminatory ordinance targeting pregnancy centers. The ordinance was enacted by the New York City Council at the instigation of abortion advocates and sought to require pregnancy centers to make mandatory disclosures about services they provide and those they do not provide including abortion […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-13-11) – Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) and Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) have invited Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest, along with other Members of Congress, for a Thursday news event discussing the implications of AUL’s “The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood.” In a letter to Members, Rep. Ellmers wrote, […]
There is an old lawyer’s adage: When the facts are on your side, argue the facts. When the law is on your side, argue the law. And when you don’t have either the law or the facts on your side, pound the table! On July 7th, Americans United for Life released its in-depth report — […]
Kellie Fiedorek, Staff Counsel for AUL, will speak about AUL’s Special Report: The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood today during the noon (eastern time) hour at The Bloggers Briefing sponsored by The Heritage Foundation.
National Catholic Register Local government funding of 300 abortions in the District of Columbia made taxpayers complicit in a moral wrong that ended lives, pro-life critics said. When a congressional ban on abortion funding was lifted from 2009 to 2011, the District of Columbia paid for at least 300 abortions at a cost of $185,000 […]
“The weight of the evidence against Planned Parenthood demands a thorough response,” said AUL’s Dr. Charmaine Yoest. WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-12-11) – Americans United for Life today renewed the call for a Congressional investigation and released an analysis and point-by-point rebuttal of Planned Parenthood’s “Fact-Check” of AUL’s recent report. Dr. Charmaine Yoest, President and CEO of AUL, […]
This post was written by AUL Legal Fellow Katie Croghan. “In attempting to ensure that a woman apprehend the full consequences of her decision, the State furthers the legitimate purpose of reducing the risk that a woman may elect an abortion, only to discover later, with devastating psychological consequences, that her decision was not fully […]
In the wake of yesterday’s release of AUL’s special report on Planned Parenthood, Politico Pulse ran the following item today: The day after the AUL memo dropped, PULSE reached out to Rep. Cliff Stearns, who chairs E&C’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee to see whether he’s planning a hearing on the issue. The short answer: maybe. […]
The Hill Americans United for Life has released a report making the case for an investigation of Planned Parenthood. Click here to read the full report.
LifeNews.com AUL staff combed through 20 years of Planned Parenthood financial data and the report documents the known and alleged abuses by Planned Parenthood, including the misuse of federal health care and family planning funds, failure to report criminal child sexual abuse, failure to comply with parental involvement laws, assisting those in engaged in prostitution […]
Washington Whispers at U.S. News An anti-abortion group’s new probe of Planned Parenthood charges that the family planning organization has doubled its abortion business with a doubling of taxpayer support and fails to report instances of suspected child abuse. The report, provided to Whispers, is being released tomorrow by Planned Parenthood’s arch-critic Americans United for […]
Jill Stanek The momentum for defunding Planned Parenthood at the state level is about to go national. Today Americans United for Life is releasing the report, “The Case for Investigating Planned Parenthood,” which analyzes the scandal-ridden abortion provider that taxpayers support with over $363 million annually. AUL’s report, following years of legal research of more […]
The American Spectator A shocking new report from a leading pro-life organization “documents the known and alleged abuses by Planned Parenthood,” providing evidence for a congressional probe of the nation’s largest abortion provider. “[S]ubstantial evidence … appears to show a systemic and organization-wide pattern of violating federal and state laws,” charges The Case for Investigating […]